Tea Houses Silicon Valley

Tea Houses, California

Design: Swatt | Miers Architects

The idea for the tea houses originated years ago, when the owner and his young daughter explored the remote hills surrounding their Silicon Valley home, discovering an idyllic setting below a ridge, under a grove of large California Live Oak trees.

Guggenheim Helsinki Design Competition 1

Guggenheim Helsinki Design Competition Submissions

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation announced the launch of an online gallery featuring the submissions for Stage One of the Guggenheim Helsinki Design Competition to design a proposed Guggenheim museum in the Finnish capital. The gallery can be found on the competition website.

New Algerian Parliament

New Algerian Parliament in Algeria

Design: Bureau Architecture Méditerranée

The project includes the People’s National Assembly, the National Council (Senate), the Chamber (Congress), and a residence for legislators.

Farmhouse

Jaunapur Farmhouse in New Delhi

Design: SPACES ARCHITECTS@ka

The farmhouse has been designed on 2.5 acres site in South Delhi, the building perceived as a modern structure has been built at rear end of the rectangular plot with front kept as landscaped garden.

Wunderbugs

Wunderbugs Installation in Rome

Design: OFL Architecture

Wunderbugs is an interactive wooden pavilion with sensors collecting environmental changes and allowing insects to modulate music.

Granada Studios

Granada Studios Event Hotel in Manchester

Design: Levitt Bernstein

The 200 bedroom hotel will be the first of its kind in the UK

Levitt Bernstein have been commissioned by Allied London, to convert Manchester’s famous Granada Studios into an ‘event hotel’ situated in the existing Granada TV Office building.

House In Porto

Porto Architecture Tours – Oporto Walking Guide

Oporto is one of two major cities in Portugal – alongside Lisbon – and is located towards the north of the country. Famous architects with buildings in the city include Alvaro Siza (various buildings) and Rem Koolhaas / OMA (Casa da Música). Other key architects with work in Porto include dEMM arquitectura, AVA – Atelier Veloso Arquitectos, Regino Cruz Architect and Pedra Silva Architects.

Amman Compound

Serviced Apartments Compound in Jordan

Design: UPA Urbanism Planning Architecture

In the heart of Amman, in one of the most important location with excellent views, the client decided to develop a luxurious 5-star serviced apartment building.

432 Park Avenue

432 Park Avenue Tower New York

Design: Rafael Viñoly

Topping Out of 432 Park Avenue Tower

New York’s iconic 432 Park Avenue. The building has now become the tallest residential building in the Western Hemisphere at 1,396 feet.

Ledge House

Ledge House, Poland

Design: Zalewski Architecture Group

The greatest value of a house in the mountains is the chance for breathtaking views directly from your windows. This house design for two families, is set on an artificial ledge so that its residents could fully enjoy the mountainous panorama of Beskid Slaski Mountains.

Solar Innovation Centre

Solar Innovation Centre in Dubai

Design: Kettle Collective

The Solar Innovation Centre is a research and education facility, located in the Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park in Dubai and was commissioned by Dubai Electricity and Water Authority.